Having a large desktop. (Font, icon and application sizes)

Rex Dieter rdieter at math.unl.edu
Tue Nov 22 04:09:20 UTC 2011

linux guy wrote:

> I use my Dell Duo, running F16, as a car PC, where I want the fonts
> icons and running applications to be LARGE so that I can see and
> control them from a distance.
> In KDE, how do I adjust the size of the desktop so that this happens ?

krandrtray, you can adjust resolution (ie, smaller resolution will make 
things look bigger generally).

there's also font size, dpi:
sysstemsettings->application appearance->fonts

icon sizes:
systemsettings->application appearance->icons->advanced(tab)

-- rex

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